Public Holidays in San Marino

Nestled atop the rugged terrains of the Apennine Mountains, San Marino stands as one of the world's oldest republics, exuding a charm that seamlessly blends antiquity with modernity. Central to its calendar of celebrations is the Feast of San Marino and the Republic (3rd September). This dual-significance day marks both the foundation of the republic in 301 AD and the veneration of its patron saint, St. Marinus. Streets brim with parades, music, and a shared sense of pride, as Sammarinese come together to celebrate their heritage and the enduring legacy of their founder.

Interweaved with this deep-rooted nationalistic fervor are significant religious observances. Easter, in particular, takes on a special hue, with age-old customs and traditions unfolding against the backdrop of San Marino's medieval architecture. Another unique celebration is the Investiture Ceremony of the Captains Regent (1st April and 1st October). This semi-annual event marks the election of two new Captains Regent, heads of state who serve a six-month term, upholding San Marino's distinctive governance model. The ceremony is a vivid portrayal of continuity and democracy, capturing the essence of a nation that cherishes its past while embracing the promise of the future. Collectively, San Marino's public holidays serve as a window into a nation that, though compact in size, is monumental in spirit, heritage, and culture.

Upcoming Holidays (next six months)

Immaculate Conception December 08 Friday Public Holiday
Christmas Day December 25 Monday Public Holiday
Saint Stephen’s Day December 26 Tuesday Public Holiday
New Year's Day January 01 Monday Public Holiday
Epiphany January 06 Saturday Public Holiday
Feast of Saint Agatha February 05 Monday Public Holiday
Anniversary of the Arengo March 25 Monday Public Holiday
Easter Sunday March 31 Sunday Public Holiday
Easter Monday April 01 Monday Public Holiday
Investiture of the Captains Regent April 01 Monday Public Holiday
Labour Day May 01 Wednesday Public Holiday
Corpus Christi May 30 Thursday Public Holiday

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